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Tungsten brochure

134 pages containing fascinating text about the Past, the Present and the Future of Tungsten with copious illustrations. For a free copy contact ITIA including your postal address.

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ITIA's History and its Members

To celebrate the 25th Anniversary AGM in 2012, the Association published a Booklet. It contains a brief history of ITIA and a page devoted to each ITIA member company profiling its products and activities. For a free copy contact ITIA.

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TUNGSTEN: Properties, Chemistry, Technology of the Element, Alloys, and Chemical Compounds

By Erik Lassner and Wolf-Dieter Schubert; Kluver Academic/Plenum Publishers, New York, 1999

TUNGSTEN: Sources, Metallurgy, Properties, and Applications

By SWH Yih and CT Wang; Plenum Press, New York, 1979.

TUNGSTEN: Its History, Geology, Ore-Dressing, Metallurgy, Chemistry, Analysis, Applications and Economics.

By KC Li and Chung Yu Wang; Reinhold Publishing Corporation, New York, 1955.

TUNGSTEN: A Treatise on its Metallurgy, Properties and Applications.

By CJ Smithells; Chapman & Hall Ltd, 1936.

Publications

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Recycling of Tungsten (part 1)

Current share, economic limitations and future potential

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Recycling of Tungsten (part 2)

The technology – history, state of the art and peculiarities

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Tungsten in Superalloys

An overview of the strength and plasticity of metals
Gas turbines for power plants and mechanical drive applications

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Newsletter archive

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Recycling of Tungsten – The technology – History, State of the Art and Peculiarities

Recycling of Tungsten – Current Share, Economic Limitations and Future Potential

  • Tungsten in Superalloys
  • An Overview of the strength and plasticity of Metals
  • Gas turbines for power plants and mechanical drive applications
  • Masan Resources Nui Phao Project
  • The Drakelands Mine
  • Photocatalyst – A New Application for Tungsten
  • Tungsten Goes 3D Printing

Tungsten in Dentistry

Cantung Mine

  • The Panasqueira Mine at a Glance
  • Atomically Thin Solar Cells made from Tungsten Diselenide

Cemented Carbides in the Soviet Union – The Unknown History

The Beautiful Colours of Tungsten Oxides

From Deposit to Concentrate: The Basics of Tungsten Mining (Part 2): Operational Practices and Challenges

  • From Deposit to Concentrate: The Basics of Tungsten Mining (Part 1)
  • Nickel-Tungsten Tapes Support the 2nd Generation of Hi-Temp Superconductors

Tungsten Chemicals and their Application

Tungsten in Life and Medicine

Cemented Carbides – A Success Story

Tungsten in Nuclear Fusion

Tungsten in Steel

A Family’s Day with Tungsten

Tungsten – Still Very Much an Element of Lighting

Geology of Tungsten

Mineralogy of the Element Tungsten

The History of Tungsten

The Trewhiddle Tungsten Bloom

Tungsten for a Cleaner Environment (II)

Tungsten for a Cleaner Environment (I)

Tungsten in Integrated Circuits

Annual statistics

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ITIA's Annual Statistics Report (end 2021)

This comprehensive annual report covering tungsten production, processing, consumption and end-uses is issued free to ITIA members. It may be purchased by non-members for US$2,000 by contacting ITIA.

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